Society for the Teaching of PsychologyDivision 2 of the American Psychological Association
The University of South Carolina Sumter is seeking a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Psychology to teach both face-to-face and online classes, to begin August 2019. Area of specialization is open.
A strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and the ability to maintain a healthy level of professional activity in scholarship and service are required. The teaching load is twelve credit hours per semester, with the opportunity for release time for scholarship. Student advising and participation on campus committees are expected. USC Sumter is part of USC’s Palmetto College (http://www.sc.edu/palmettocollege/), which involves offering four-year degrees through multiple forms of course delivery and learning, such as two-way video delivery (videoconferencing) and online learning (Blackboard or similar course management system). Qualified candidates should demonstrate a commitment to distance, online, and traditional learning environments. An earned doctorate in Psychology at the time of appointment is preferred, but ABD will be considered for the rank of Instructor. The successful candidate should have experience teaching such undergraduate courses as Introduction to Psychology, Research Methods, and Developmental Psychology.
Review of credentials will begin November 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies. You may access the USC Jobs Online Employment site at https://uscjobs.sc.edu. As part of the online process, an application letter (which should include philosophy of teaching and professional goals and interests), vita, and copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts, must be attached to the online application form. Three current letters of recommendation are required and can be attached to the online application. If you have any questions about the application procedures, please contact Dr. Andrew J. Kunka, Division of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Education at (803) 938-3718 or firstname.lastname@example.org.